Soon you will be able to recreate the world of Ooo in perfect block-glory. Cartoon Network announced today that the hit series Adventure Time will become available in LEGO form in early 2017. Cartoon Network made the announced today, as part of the 2016 Licensing Expo in Las Vegas.
Adventure Time enthusiasts can look forward to owning their very own LEGO set from concepts generated by the fan-fueled LEGO Ideas crowdsourcing platform.
LEGO Ideas is the home for thousands of LEGO concepts with potential to become full LEGO retail sets. LEGO fans from all over the world contribute to the Ideas program which features amazing models taking the form of everything from vehicles, and futuristic space stations, to well-known scenes from famous movies. Fans are encouraged to vote on the LEGO Ideas website for their favorite concepts and if an idea garners 10,000 votes within the selection period, it will be judged by a LEGO review panel and could become a real product available. Such an idea did take place for Adventure Time, which received over 10,000 supporters.
“Adventure Time is an exceptional brand, with a fan base that spans kids, young adults’ and families,” says Pete Yoder, vice president of Cartoon Network Enterprises. “Our partnership with the LEGO Group affords the opportunity to produce an iconic product, sure to be coveted by fans of all ages.”
Cartoon Network has long partnered with the LEGO Group to bring compelling entertainment to kids on every platform with series and specials like: Justice League: Batman Be-Leaguered, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles, Legends of Chima, Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu, Mixels, and most recently, Nexo Knights.